The former manager of the Church of Greece non-governmental charity "Allileggii" (Solidarity) and three alleged accomplices were on Tuesday indicted to stand trial on serious charges ranging from embezzlement of public funds to breach of trust. The charges relate to the management of money given to the NGO in 2005-2006 for actions and activities not carried out.
A misdemeanors court in Thessaloniki on Monday gave a 49-year-old French national a 15-year suspended sentence for damaging private property, attempted bodily harm and defiance against police following a car crash with police officers.
After the withdrawal on Monday of businessman Ioannis Kalogritsas from the process for awarding four nationwide TV content broadcasting licences, Dimera Media Ltd, the company of Ivan Savvidis, in next in line for a licence, followed by Alpha, the company of Dimitris Kontominas.
About 1,500 unaccompanied children refugees are on a waiting list for placement in suitable accommodation centers and live in precarious conditions in camps, hotspots, pre-removal centers or police stations, NGOs Praksis, Doctors Without Borders and Save the Children said in a joint report.